2008

In the Pursuit of Winning

Problem Gambling Theory, Research and Treatment

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ISBN: 978-0-387-72172-9 (Print) 978-0-387-72173-6 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-X

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 2-8

      Introduction

  3. Part

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-9

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      Pages 11-31

      Explaining Why People Gamble

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      Pages 33-64

      Games, Gambling, and Gambling Problems

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      Pages 65-82

      Exploring the Mind of the Gambler

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      Pages 83-94

      Individual Factors in the Development and Maintenance of Problem Gambling

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      Pages 95-117

      Gambling

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      Pages 119-133

      A Critical Perspective on Gambling

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      Pages 135-153

      The Marketing of Gambling

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      Pages 155-165

      Religiosity and Gambling Rituals

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      Pages 167-175

      Buying a Risk

  4. Part

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 177-177

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      Pages 179-197

      Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Problem Gamblers

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      Pages 199-210

      Psychopharmacological Management of Pathological Gambling

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      Pages 211-227

      A Transpersonal Developmental Approach to Gambling Treatment

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      Pages 229-250

      How Science Can “Think” About Gamblers Anonymous

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      Pages 251-269

      Chapter 15

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      Pages 271-290

      A Treatment Approach for Adolescents with Gambling Problems

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 291-312

      The Evolution of Problem Gambling Helplines

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 313-357